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We recognize that not everybody can get to worship at Seaview every week. As a convenience, we have included messages preached at Seaview. You are able to stream them or download them for listening later when an internet connection might not be available.

May 27, 2018
Big enough – John 3:1-17
Trinity Sunday. Think you have God figured out? Perhaps your god isn't big enough. On this Trinity Sunday, Pastor Frank Reeder helps us understand that God is indescribable, inscrutable. Our best understanding is most likely God's love for community anda call to live in community with Jesus at the center.
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  • May 27, 2018Big enough – John 3:1-17
    May 27, 2018
    Big enough – John 3:1-17
    Trinity Sunday. Think you have God figured out? Perhaps your god isn't big enough. On this Trinity Sunday, Pastor Frank Reeder helps us understand that God is indescribable, inscrutable. Our best understanding is most likely God's love for community anda call to live in community with Jesus at the center.
  • May 20, 2018Life Companion – John 16:5-15
    May 20, 2018
    Life Companion – John 16:5-15
    Pentecost Sunday. What an amazing gift the Father and Son sent to the church, the indwelling presence of the Holy Spirit who convicts (sheds light on) people to be world changers. How could anything be better than the flesh and blood presence of Jesus? But Jesus says it is to our advantage that he leaves. Pastor Frank Reeder preaching.
  • May 13, 2018When Disciples Get It – John 17:6-10
    May 13, 2018
    When Disciples Get It – John 17:6-10
    Ascension Sunday / Mother's Day. Jesus has an intimate conversation with his Father in heaven about how the work with his followers has gone. You can almost hear the excitement that comes from a sense of accomplishment of mission. Pastor Frank Reeder preaches.
  • May 6, 2018Slaves and Friends – John 15:9-17
    May 6, 2018
    Slaves and Friends – John 15:9-17
    When Jesus is about the leave his disciples he speaks the words of deep friendship. He make a clear distinction. Slaves do not get to really know the inner thoughts of their masters. Friends have the welcome mat put out and are invited to hear what really makes them tick.
  • Apr 22, 2018One Flock with One Shepherd – John 10:11-18
    Apr 22, 2018
    One Flock with One Shepherd – John 10:11-18
    On this fourth Sunday of Eastertide, Pastor Frank Reeder unpacks the familiar passage where Jesus declares himself to be the Good Shepherd. It is the "other sheep" that attract our attention here, reference to the fact that he wants us to bring all people into the fold of God's love. Bill and Bekah Berger share in the message as Bill is being considered to become our Pastor of Growth Connections.
  • Apr 15, 2018The Limits of Love – 1 John 3:1-7
    Apr 15, 2018
    The Limits of Love – 1 John 3:1-7
    Does God love some people more than others? In other words, is God's love limited to favorites? This piece of scripture indicates that God will cross any boundary to get people into the riches of grace. Pastor Frank Reeder preaches.
  • Apr 8, 2018As Any Had Need – Acts 4:32-35
    Apr 8, 2018
    As Any Had Need – Acts 4:32-35
    Jesus was sitting with his disciples at dinner when he spoke with them about the identifying characteristic of his followers. He said it would be their love for one another would be he tel tale sign. As the early church developed, the spirit of care and generosity became extremely apparent. Pastor Frank Reeder preaches and Pastor Dan Dutton shares as he finishes his service at Seaview.
  • Apr 1, 2018Risen Indeed! – John 20:1-18
    Apr 1, 2018
    Risen Indeed! – John 20:1-18
    Hardly a more joyful and hope filled day is celebrated on our church calendar than Resurrection Day. Having come trough the darkness of despair and death, we proclaim with Christ followers everywhere "Christ is risen indeed!" Pastor Frank Reeder preaching.
  • Mar 25, 2018Attitude Adjustment – Philippians 2:5-11
    Mar 25, 2018
    Attitude Adjustment – Philippians 2:5-11
    Palm Sunday was a jubilant beginning to a week that would see the heralded Jesus deposed and hung out to die. It takes attitude to do something like this. So how did Jesus do it? And what does he each us about adjusting our attitude to better match his own? Pastor Frank Reeder preaching.
  • Mar 18, 2018For the Glory of the Lord – John 12:20-33
    Mar 18, 2018
    For the Glory of the Lord – John 12:20-33
    The cross is near and Jesus speaks more to his disciples about his impending death. Gentiles appear and want to see Jesus as id somehow wanting to see him in all his glory. The glory he reveals is a strange glory, the glory of the cross, hardly what they were expecting.  "For the Glory of the Lord" is a sermon preached by Pastor Frank Reeder.